During 2 years of MA Psychology, one has to go through core courses, electives, and practical courses. The delivery method of this course offers a balanced approach by incorporating classroom learning along with workshops, industrial visits, and internship programs.
MA Psychology: Scheme of Assessment
In each semester of MA Psychology, there would be 4 theory papers of 100 marks each where 20 marks are for Internal Assessments. Along with theory papers, there will be a practical of 100 marks, in each semester.
MA Psychology: Syllabus
Syllabus of MA Psychology is designed as per the latest needs of industry and revised accordingly to keep it updated. Some of those subjects are briefly described in the table below:
|Name of the Course||Topics||Objective|
|Experimental Psychology||Sensation & attention Perception & psychophysics, learning, memory Types of memory, forgetting Theories of forgetting Trace memory Interference theory||This paper focuses on integrating knowledge of functional areas of experimental psychology.|
|Social Psychology||Current trends in social psychology Attitude Intergroup relations Attribution Pro & anti-social behavior||This paper aims at equipping the students with the basic knowledge revolving around social psychology.|
|Psychopathology||Psychodynamic Behavioral, cognitive, phenomenal, biological & socio-cultural approaches to psychopathology Classification of neurotic disorders Psychotic disorders Mental deficiency||The purpose of this paper is to impart the basic knowledge of psychopathology.|
|Psychometric||Concept of psychological measurement & evaluation Psychological testing Test construction Intelligence test Personality tests Sentence completion test and word Richardson preference record Occupational interest measurement||The objective of this paper is to acquaint the students with psychometry.|
|Psychology of current trends in social issues||Indian social structure, caste, class, ethic and family change Social consciousness and cyber world Psychology of corruption Women and caste empowerment Gerent logical problems||The aim of this paper is to teach the current social issue trending in the field of psychology.|
|Foundation Of Clinical Psychology||Mental health and illness Clinical psychology & mental health Psychosocial aspects of mental health and illness Social pathology Disability and rehabilitation Role and functions of clinical psychology||This paper provides an insight into the foundation of clinical psychology.|